Joanna Funk

music, gardening and my dog


  • Sturgeon Moon over Monksville reservoir

    Sturgeon Moon over Monksville reservoir

    Joe is my friend of forty years. He sent me this photo today. He called it, “Sturgeon moon 2022 over Monksville reservoir”. The Farmer’s Almanac names the full moon each month. August is the Sturgeon moon. We kayak on the reservoir every full moon during the summer. There’s no ambient light so every star in… Continue reading

About Joanna

Joanna is British Australian. She worked mainly in financial news in London. In her forties she moved to her parents’ birthplace, Sabah, a Malaysian state on the island of Borneo, where she became a pianist in a hotel and wrote a blog about musicians. The blog became a book before Joanna came to Australia in 2012. In this blog she writes mostly about music, gardening, and trips to Sabah. Oh, and Wookie the Havanese.

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